Co-presented for the first time in its history by the Viola Foundation Walter Witte and the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich, we are proud to present the 1st Hindemith International Viola Competition from October 14th through 20th, 2021. All live rounds will take place at the University of Music and Performing Arts Munich, Germany. 

Applications could be submitted exclusively online via starting Nov 1st 2020. The registration deadline was April 30th, 2021. 

We are happy to announce that we have received 102 registrations from candidates of 29 different nationalities!

All registered applicant received a notification stating whether they are admitted to the live rounds of the competition by May 28, 2021.
The preliminary jury decided to admit 20 participants to the live rounds in Munich.

The 20 participants qualified for the live rounds have confirmed their participation and are presented here individually.

We are very happy that the Hindemith International Viola Competition can offer a live stream for certain parts of the competition. More details will follow.